• Current Certified Teaching Vacancies for the 2018-2019 School Year:

    • Special Education Teacher                                                   Nome Elementary School


    • Elementary Teacher  (various grades)                                   Nome Elementary School 

    Nome Public Schools is a rural, city school district offering 188-day teaching positions.  Nome Public Schools is a learning community of 730 students, and 58 teachers.  

    For Certificated teaching jobs, please visit the Alaska Teacher Placement Applitrack site to apply and be considered at NPS. 

    Candidates must possess an Alaskan Initial Teacher Certification or an Alaskan Professional Teacher Certification; with appropriate endorsement(s), or ability to qualify for a certificate before the first day in the classroom.  

    Preferred Skills:  Prior successful Alaskan teaching experience.  Experience delivering intensive reading instruction. Skills with parent and community relations. Domonstrated proficiency in the use of effective assessment methods. Dynamic skills in culturally relevant education practices. 

    Applicants can be considered for employment prior to receiving an Alaska Teaching Certificate.  Although, Alaska law requires that a teacher hold a valid Alaska Teaching Certificate. You will receive a yellow postcard in the mail signifying the acceptance of a complete and valid application.  Until a yellow card or valid Alaska Teaching Certificate is received, an applicant cannot sign a contract or be employed as a certified employee. (Please visit the link to the Department of Education and Early Development for more information about acquiring Alaska Certification)

    For more information about each job, please contact HR Manager Cynthia Gray at (907)443-2231 or email Cynthia at cgray@nomeschools.org

    Nome Public Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer 

  • Certified Teachers interested in teaching at Nome Public Schools, please apply at http://applitrack.com

     

    For information about becoming a Certified Teacher in the State of Alaska, and review the application process, visit Alaska Department of Education & Early Development

    Or Contact:

    Alaska Department of Education & Early Development 
    801 West 10th Street, Suite 200
    PO Box 110200
    Juneau, Alaska  99811-0500
    Telephone:  (907) 464-2800
    Fax: (907) 465-4156